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Joan and Melissa Rivers in 2013 (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for VH1)

Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers’ Death

The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.

01/27/2015

Protestors on Thursday call on St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch to help a death row inmate awaiting execution for the death of St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Court Halts Execution of Man Convicted of Reporter’s Death

The Missouri Supreme Court has called off an execution of a man convicted of killing a former newspaper reporter, state officials said Thursday.

01/22/2015

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3-Year-Old Boy Dies from Serious Injuries in Gillespie

Police say the child was injured Saturday afternoon while he was being taken care of by a friend of his mother.

01/06/2015

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FDA Going After Sellers of Pure Caffeine Powder

The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses.

12/23/2014

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Prepackaged Caramel Apples Linked to 4 Deaths

Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to four deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states.

12/19/2014

St. Charles County Agrees to $91,000 Payment for Tazer Death

Police say James Wilson was tazed after punching his sister at a West Alton convenience store and lunging at a deputy.

11/15/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 09: Designer Oscar de la Renta (C) and model Karlie Kloss (L) walk the runway at the Oscar De La Renta fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 on September 9, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Oscar de la Renta, Legendary Designer, Dead At 82

Famed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died.

10/21/2014

Babies sleep in a crib. (credit: JUNIOR D.KANNAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Sleeping on Sofas Can Be Deadly for Babies

Sofas can be a dangerous place for babies to sleep, a new study finds.

10/16/2014

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Study: People With Poor Smell More Likely To Die Within 5 Years

According to a new study out of the University of Chicago, a fading sense of smell in older Americans may be the biggest predictor of impending death.

10/05/2014

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Police Investigating Death of 18-Month-Old

Police are trying to determine what happened inside a north St. Louis County home early this morning, and whether criminal charges need to be filed in the death of an 18-month-old girl.

09/23/2014

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